Industry themed places

The wheels of industry have changed a lot in London since the industrial revolution, here are a bunch of locations that immortalised industry and business in the capital.

TOP 10 INDUSTRY RELATED SIGHTS IN LONDON:

Peek Frean's Biscuit Factory
1. Peek Frean's Biscuit Factory
Ronan Point Collapse
2. Ronan Point Collapse
The Oldest Bank in London
3. The Oldest Bank in London
Explosive Dryads' Hall
4. Explosive Dryads' Hall
Ford plant in Dagenham
5. Ford plant in Dagenham
Dick Whittington lived here.
6. Dick Whittington lived here.
Inventor of Holograms lived here
7. Inventor of Holograms lived here
Spratt's Dog Food Factory
8. Spratt's Dog Food Factory
The Apprentice Pad
9. The Apprentice Pad
Thomas Crapper Flush House
10. Thomas Crapper Flush House

MORE INDUSTRY SIGHTS:

11. Heathrow the Hamlet @ Croydon Road, Hillingdon
12. Birthplace of Charles Rolls @ 35 Hill Street, Mayfair, London
13. Colour Mauve invented here @ 290 Cable Street, London
14. The Yorkshire Stingo @ Chapel Street, Marylebone, London
15. Freemans Started Here @ 131-143 Clapham Road, Clapham
16. Leavesden Warner Bros Studios @ Essex Lane, Leavesden, Watford
17. Tom Bata's Shoe Factory @ East Tilbury
18. Fishmonger's Hall @ London Bridge, London
19. Laura Ashley lived here @ 83 Cambridge Street, Westminster, London
20. Richard Branson born here @ Stonefield Nursing Home, 904 Sidcup Road, London
21. Matchmakers Wharf @ Lee Conservancy Road, Homerton Road, Hackney
22. Doves Bindery and Press @ 15 Upper Mall, Hammersmith
23. Markfield Beam Engine Museum @ Markfield Road, Tottenham, London
24. Thames Ironworks @ Bow Creek, Canning Town
25. Tompion and Graham Clockmakers @ 69 Fleet Street, London
26. The Hoover Building @ Perivale, Middlesex
27. London's Capital Records @ One Kemble Street
28. The Silvertown Explosion @ North Woolwich Road, London
29. Brunel's The Engineer @ 65 Gloucester Avenue, London
30. News International HQ @ Thomas More Square, Pennington Street, Wapping
31. The Time Ball @ Flamsteed House, Greenwich
32. Thomas Crapper was here @ 120 King's Road, Chelsea
33. Whitechapel Bell Foundry @ 34 Whitechapel Road, London
34. Walthamstow Pumphouse Museum @ 10 South Access Road, Walthamstow
35. Andrex 2-ply invented here @ Paper Mill Place, St Andrews Road, Walthamstow
36. World's 1st Business Computer @ Kaevener House, Hammersmith Road
37. Fairfield Works: Strike a Light! @ Fairfield Road, Bow
38. A Huguenot Silk Weaver's Home @ 19 Princelet Street, London
39. The Ivory House @ St Katherines Dock, Tower Hamlets, London
40. Beckton Gasworks: FMJ @ Royal Docks Road, East Ham, London
41. Wapping Food Power Station @ Wapping Hydraulic Power Station, Wapping Wall
42. Lockwood Reservoir's Archaeology @ Lea Valley
43. God's Own Junkyard @ Unit 12, Ravenswood Industrial Estate, Shernhall
44. William Morris' Birthplace @ Elm House, 341/343 Forest Road, Walthamstow
45. Ealing's Shoelace Inventor @ 17 Cantley Road, Ealing, London
46. Home of the Speaking Clock @ Flowers Close, Brook Road, Dollis Hill
47. Home of WB Adams railway pioneer @ 9 Woodbury Hill, Loughton, Essex
48. Crystal Palace Transmitter @ off Crystal Palace Parade
49. Black Cat & Greater London House @ Hampstead Road London
50. First Plastic Invented Here @ Berkshire Road, Hackney Wick, London
51. William Tierney Clark lived here @ 7 Hammersmith Terrace, Hammersmith
52. Creator of the A-Z born here @ 3 Court Lane Gardens, East Dulwich, London
53. Gestetner's Former Home @ 124 Highbury New Park, Highbury
54. Billingsgate Fish Market @ Trafalgar Way, London
55. The Original Media Mogul: Elias @ 19-24 Floral Street, Covent Garden, London
56. London Glassblowing Company @ 66-66 Bermondsey Street
57. The Crystal Palace @ Hyde Park
58. Tetley's Home of Tea @ 25 Cullum Street, Fenchurch Street
59. Millennium Mills @ Mill Road, West Silvertown
60. Morden Hall Park @ Morden Hall Road, Morden
61. Splendid Heath Hall @ 59 The Bishops Avenue, Barnet

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